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False arrest, beating claims settled for $500K

A Baltimore grandfather who was beaten while in jail with his wife on allegedly trumped-up charges of kidnapping their grandchild will receive $500,000 from the city under an out-of-court settlement approved last week.

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Nilson: Panel will reject pact with teen

A judge has ordered the Baltimore City Board of Estimates to vote within 30 days on a proposed $150,000 settlement with the family of a teenager who was picked up and allegedly abandoned by three police officers, two of whom ...

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Baltimore taxpayers invited to speak out on proposed city budget

The city’s Board of Estimates will hold its annual Taxpayers’ Night on Wednesday beginning at 6 p.m. at the War Memorial Building near City Hall. The event is a public forum on the proposed 2013 budget of Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, ...

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National Aquarium’s stingray tank may get gussied up

Even stingrays ought to have new digs. That’s the theory behind a loan request scheduled to come before the Baltimore City Board of Estimates on Wednesday. The board is poised to vote on a request for $500,000 by officials of the National Aquarium ...

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